Herbal Laxative: Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam
Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam is ayurvedic medicine beneficial in the treatment of constipation. It is also used in panchkarma therapy for the purpose of detoxification of the body. It has moderate laxative properties. It is also beneficial in chronic constipation.
Main Ingredients of Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam
Operculina turpethum is the main ingredient of Thrivrith Lehyam. Other ingredients present in Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam are Cinnamon, Cinnamon leaf, Cardamom and honey.
Pharmacological action of Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam
Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam pacifies all three humours in the body. It is a great herbal remedy used for detoxification purposes. In panchkarma therapy, it is used for detoxification and purification of abdomen and intestines.
It is observed that its use in various skin conditions is beneficial. It has moderate characteristics of laxative. Therefore, it is beneficial in mild to moderate constipation.
Uses and indications of Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam
Cleansing and detoxification of the body by therapeutic purgation procedure of panchkarma
Mild to moderate constipation
Skin diseases – for purification and detoxification
Side effects and precautions of Thrivrith Lehyam or Trivrit Lehyam
Its dosage varies person to person. Therefore, it should be taken under medical supervision.
Dr. Gurnam Saini has over 15 years’ experience in Ayurvedic naturopathy treatments in Melbourne, Australia. He has completed his bachelor degree in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, India. He has done MD in Alternative Medicine and certificate courses in Panchakarma Detox, Pulse diagnosis and skin care. In Australia he pursued post graduate degree in mental health from La Trobe University, Melbourne (Australia). He has worked as associated Nurse Unit Management in Eastern Healths, Melbourne for 9 years. He is also a member of the Australasian Association of Ayurveda (AAA). He has won awards for ground-breaking work in Ayurveda globally. Read More